University of Nebraska Medical Center

Daniel E. Gih, MD

Professor, UNMC Department of Psychiatry
Director of Education, UNMC Department of Psychiatry


Daniel Gih

Dr. Gih (he/him/his) is a Professor and Director of Education in the UNMC Department of Psychiatry and works clinically in the Child and Adolescent Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic. He is the founding program director of the UNMC psychiatry residency program. He completed his medical education at the University of Iowa and trained at the University of Michigan for his general residency and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry. While on the faculty at Michigan, he co-founded and directed the University of Michigan Comprehensive Eating Disorder Program, the state's only academic partial hospitalization program for children and young adults with eating disorders.

His clinical interests include medical education, severe mood disorders in adolescents, electroconvulsive therapy, and eating disorders. He is a member of the American College of Psychiatrists, the Association for Academic Psychiatry, and the American Association for Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training. Dr. Gih achieved distinguished fellow status from the American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.



  • MD: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2006
  • Residency: Psychiatry, University of Michigan Health System, 2009
  • Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Michigan Health System, 2011
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